Misfortune in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Misfortune

(uncountable) bad luck | (countable) an undesirable event such as an accident

Short Example Sentence for Misfortune

  • 1. To no misfortune yield! 🔊
  • 2. A man in misfortune disarms your resentment. 🔊
  • 3. The mapp of misfortune and very picture of ill luck. 🔊
  • 4. Well, no great misfortune could have come from that. 🔊
  • 5. Now, it happened that misfortune came upon the merchant. 🔊
  • 6. Why has such a misfortune befallen this Baryu? 🔊
  • 7. The true misfortune is that I have ever seen you. 🔊
  • 8. But misfortune seemed to have followed Mr. Garland. 🔊
  • 9. Ah, Parmeno, They hide some terrible misfortune from me! 🔊
  • 10. She was certain that misfortune had overtaken her in some inexplicable manner. 🔊
  • 11. During lunch he had the misfortune to upset a glass of water. 🔊
  • 12. It's all yore misfortune and none of my own. 🔊
  • 13. I know that misfortune is not made to win respect from ordinary minds. 🔊
  • 14. The affair has been terrible, but misfortune is in the air.... 🔊
  • 15. But misfortune overtook Susy on the very morning of the important day. 🔊
  • 16. Nevertheless, this Misfortune fell upon me, when I least of all expected it. 🔊
  • 17. It was not the man's fault but his misfortune that he got no education. 🔊

How to use Misfortune in a Sentence?

  • 1. In the hour of misfortune it is wonderful how a man recollects all his acquaintances. 🔊
  • 2. Misfortune after misfortune overtook him, however, and he was delayed again and again. 🔊
  • 3. When misfortune makes this impossible some provision for caring for the children must be found. 🔊
  • 4. But being in the fault, she has the misfortune of greatness to be held as the chief offender. 🔊
  • 5. It was an unspeakable misfortune that he should have turned out a Unitarian after all. 🔊
  • 6. But misfortune has dogged the Allies in fields remote from the actual theaters of war. 🔊
  • 7. The matter was a trifling one, but the misfortune was that it happened in Paris. 🔊
  • 8. Could you so far deceive her easy faith, And leave her to misfortune and distress? 🔊
  • 9. I am very sorry to leave them, but the Misfortune is unavoidable, and Haste presses me to be gone. 🔊
  • 10. He accepted the immense misfortune of being in love with a woman who was in search of another man only to throw herself into his arms. 🔊
  • 11. Even in this misfortune the faithful fox did not desert him, but came springing down to him and scolded him for not following his advice. 🔊
  • 12. It is a misfortune for a noble race when a member of it is devoid of ambition; he allows his family to sink below its level. 🔊
  • 13. One new boy had the misfortune to sprain his ankle, and to incur the fury of the head of dormitory on the same evening. 🔊
  • 14. He has the Misfortune to halt, but he has a superior Genius, and is a Man of true Christian Piety. 🔊
  • 15. It was a misfortune that her heart had prompted her to entrust her life to the keeping of one who was unworthy, but neither a disgrace nor a crime. 🔊
  • 16. There arises the fear of disaster growing out of interruption of the income, or misfortune involving especially heavy expenditure. 🔊
  • 17. She and unhappiness had always seemed so inseparable, that she had never found it difficult to believe that this last misfortune would befall her. 🔊
  • 18. My sufferings during the few seconds before I found courage to confide this misfortune to our new friend were considerable. 🔊
  • 19. The sentiment incident to Collie's almost fatal misfortune did not blind her in the least. 🔊
  • 20. Father Kearnes' detachment met with more grave misfortune than this merely temporary rout. 🔊
  • 21. This had been her misfortune always, the ardent heart joined to the critical judgment, the spectator chained eternally to the protagonist. 🔊
  • 22. Mrs. Rhodes would rather have suffered a serious misfortune than fail in any of the social refinements of her adopted land. 🔊
  • 23. Then it happened that the letters from the two kings, so highly prized and upon which he had built so many hopes, proved a great misfortune to him. 🔊